Technology, Transformation & Digital

Senior Database Administrators

Job Title: Senior Database Administrators
Contract Type: Contracting Solutions
Location: Wellington
REF: 127687
Contact Details: Emma Wadsley
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Job Published: 6 days ago
  • 2x Senior Database Administrators – Oracle and SQL
  • Wellington or Auckland
  • 6 months contract – Hybrid working (2 days work from home)

We are looking for 2 x experienced Senior Database Administrators to join a dynamic and innovative team specializing in Oracle and SQL databases.


You will play a critical role in managing, optimizing, and securing our banking client’s database environment. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure the availability, performance, and reliability of database systems. This is an exciting opportunity for individuals who are passionate about database management and has a strong foundation in either Oracle or SQL or both. This is a BAU support role, so you will be monitoring and providing day-to-day technical support of the databases.

The requirements:
  • Proven experience in administering Oracle or SQL databases (or both!),
  • Experienced in designing, developing and managing production databases,
  • Proficient in Linux/Unix or Windows,
  • Expertise in performance tuning,
  • Understanding of Cloud databases and offerings for Azure and AWS,
  • Familiarity with DevOps pipeline tools
  • Exposure to programming languages such as Java, Python, C#, SQL, R, PHP,
  • Banking or financial services experience preferred,
  • Agile working experience

You must be in New Zealand with the legal right to work.

If you have the above skills and experience, and are available immediately, please Apply Now with your cover letter and CV.

Ref: 127687

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